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What If: Could Clinton win it before Election Day?

In this March 21, 2016, file photo, an example of an early ballot collection box and demonstration of voting areas is set up ahead of the state's Presidential Primary Election at the Maricopa County Recorder's office in Phoenix. Beginning this week, residents in North Carolina can submit absentee mail-in ballots _ the first of 37 states and the District Columbia to vote by mail or at polling sites before Nov. 8. Four years ago, about 45.6 million people or 35 percent of the electorate attracted by its convenience voted early, and that number is expected to spike higher in 2016. (AP Photo/Ryan Van Velzer, File)
Election Day isn’t what it used to be. The presidential winner may be all but known by then, thanks to early voting. Beginning Friday, residents in North Carolina can submit absentee mail-in ballots — the first of 37 states and the District Columbia to vote by mail or at polling sites before Nov. 8. Four […]

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Trump hammers claim of fraud in new ad as early voting nears 

In this Aug.18, 2016, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks in Charlotte, N.C. Trump’s first-of-its-kind campaign ad begins with a warning: “In Hillary Clinton’s America, the system stays rigged against Americans.” The commercial, which aired Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, as part of his $5 million swing state ad buy, harkens back to a claim Trump has been hammering for weeks _ that the general election is rigged against him. The questionable claim looks to mobilize Republicans, with the all-important start of early voting in some states just weeks away. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
Donald Trump’s first-of-its-kind campaign ad begins with a warning: “In Hillary Clinton’s America, the system stays rigged against Americans.” The commercial, which aired Friday as part of his $5 million swing state ad buy, harkens back to a claim Trump has been hammering for weeks — that the general election is rigged against him. The […]

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